Brian K. Leonard

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The Day Marissa Mayer's Honeymoon At Yahoo Ended

Nearly 4,000 Yahoo employees sat and waited for Marissa Mayer to explain herself.<p>It was around 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013.<p>Some of the employees, those in Yahoo's Santa Monica and New York offices, sat at their desks watching a video feed on their computer monitors.<p>At Yahoo's headquarters …

Driving Project: Flat-Floor 1962 Jaguar E-Type Coupe

This 1962 Jaguar E-Type (chassis 885344) is said to have sat under a tarp for many years after the passing of its owner. The seller has done some …

Mechanicals Done: 1965 Jaguar E-type FHC Project

This 1965 Jaguar E-type FHC looks rough but is said to have recently had all of its mechanicals restored, including a rebuilt engine. It currently …

BAD TOYS – Gilbert U-238 Atomic Energy Lab

Atomic energy was all the rage in the 1950’s. It had ended World War II, there was talk about using it to power cities, and schoolchildren had to …

Do the Ica Stones prove that mankind coexisted with dinosaurs and had advanced technology?

It is a rare object that stimulates the curiosity of archaeologists, ancient astronaut theorists, and creationists all at the same time, but the Ica …

Michigan Tech scientists build a $1,500 DIY metal 3D printer

More and more, it’s clear that 3D printers aren’t just for printing plastic. A team at Michigan Technological University announced Monday that it has …

School Bus Engulfed in Lava

Hidden Dialysis

The Purifier mobile peritoneal dialysis system aims to give patients a carefree approach to managing the illness which is often a time-consuming …

Putting the Book Back in eBook

TwistBook is an eReader with not 1 but 2 eInk screens connected by a flexible binding to mimic the familiar split of paper books. The bisected shape …

Cutting-Edge Jet Capsule is a Cozy New Powerboat

Looking as if it has just launched out of a sci-fi or spy film, the <i>Jet Capsule</i> is a contemporary take on small-scale recreational boating. Created by Italian designer Perpaolo Lazzarini, the egg-shaped vessel measures nearly 25 feet in length and houses a 325 horsepower diesel engine, allowing for …

Meet Looking Glass: The 2-D Tech That Could Crush 3-D Printing

It looks like a miniature shark is sitting in that clear cube. But it’s all an illusion–an illusion that could have a big future.<p>If you think 3-D printing will change the world, you probably imagine yourself printing objects that work, like organs and furniture. But today’s desktop printers are …

Blog to Learn, Make Money & Grow Your Business

Keep track of what you like<p>Start a research list and compare the<br>products you're considering.<p>Let’s start search<p>Review the products you already own<br>and …

30 – August – 2013 – Fubiz Media

Colossal chart compares hundreds of sci-fi's greatest spaceships

The world of sci-fi has brought us countless spaceships and other galaxy-hopping vessels, but no one's ever brought them all together quite like this. Dirk Loechel has charted out a massive size comparison of ships from dozens of fictional worlds. As you'd expect, iconic franchises like <i>Star Trek,</i> …

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Spectacular Lightning Show Over the Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon inspires many people to photograph its grandiose scale and scenic landscape, but Sedona-based photographer Rolf Maeder has managed to capture a sight less seen–the Grand Canyon being hit by a spectacular thunderstorm. Being drawn to nature, Maeder originally moved to Sedona 13 …

The Steve Jobs Nobody Knew

When I first met Steve Jobs, I thought he was a loser. It was 1980, and I was just a Silicon Valley kid who knew nothing about computers. I had …

Silicon Valley

Cars of Futures Past – GM Firebird Concepts

<i>Harley Earl poses with the Firebird concepts in 1958. All photos courtesy General Motors.</i><p>In the car-obsessed 1950s, showing off technical capability …

The most beautiful places on Earth – in pictures

As Lonely Planet turns 40 this year, the publisher has picked the most magnificent sights across the globe to be included in a new book entitled Beautiful World, which contains more than 200 images and aims to inspire readers to see the world as they have never seen it before